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Job details
Employer Grace Academy Darlaston
Location Walsall
Salary TLR up to 1c £11,253
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January or April 2017

An innovative and inspirational Head of Department for Maths is needed to focus on leading our Maths department effectively and enthusiastically to ensure all students make progress.

Grace Academy Darlaston, is a vibrant and improving secondary Academy on the outskirts of Walsall. We have approximately 725 students on roll across the Academy and are expanding rapidly. Following a period of under-achievement, our staff have worked exceedingly hard to ensure that outcomes will continue to improve this year at all key stages.

The Academy is on an upward journey, if you consider yourself ready to lead our Maths department along that journey, you are more than welcome to pay us a visit to see our outstanding facilities first hand.

We are seeking a Head of Department who has the capacity to lead the development of the maths curriculum. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and influential leader and role model for both staff and students. In return we will offer the post holder exceptional leadership and management development/CPD.

You will be able to demonstrate unwavering commitment to raising student progress and standards. Like us, you will believe that social disadvantage is no barrier to achievement and that every student can share in the joy of education. Most importantly, you will possess integrity, good humour and moral purpose.

We place great emphasis on the support and development of the whole individual and on the moral and spiritual values of all of our youngsters.

Grace Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure will be requested in the event of an individual being offered the position.

If you require an application pack please contact email or for any enquiries call Helen Allport on 0121 568 3300.

Closing date for applications is Friday 2nd December.

Informal visits available on request.

Our main website can be accessed at (select Darlaston site)

About the employer

Information about Grace Academy Darlaston
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Herberts Park Road
West Midlands
WS10 8QJ
United Kingdom
+44 121 5683301